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Plan Commission Workshops

Appointment to a local government’s plan commission is an important commitment carrying significant responsibilities. The decisions reached can affect community and regional functioning, as well as character, for decades or more.

A plan commission workshop can help bridge the knowledge-experience gap and increase commissioner confidence. Waukesha County UW-Extension holds a plan commission workshop approximately every 18 months. Each workshop addresses one or more specific issues.

Previous Plan Commission Workshop Topics

Community Values, Local Discretion & New State Rule on Conditional Use
Tax Increment Financing
Roles, Rights, & Responsibilities
Procedural Responsibilities
Regional Planning Efforts
Conservation Subdivision Design: Environmental Merits & Barriers to Implementation
Making Land Use Decisions Through a Sustainability Framework


UW-Extension Waukesha County
515 W Moreland Blvd AC G22
Waukesha, WI 53188
Phone: (262) 548-7770
Fax: (262) 548-7787
Office Hours: M-F, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Contact Information:
Jerry Braatz
Ann Wied

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